Talking Boards

Some articles on talking boards, talking board, boards, board:

Spiritist Doctrine - Precursors - Talking Boards
... cumbersome, a new one was devised, supposedly from a suggestion by the spirits themselves the talking board ... Early examples of talking boards were baskets attached to a pointy object that spun under the hands of the mediums, to point at letters printed on cards scattered around, or ... Talking boards were tricky to set up and to operate ...
William Fuld
... for his marketing and manufacture of Ouija boards from the 1890s through the 1920s ... Fuld is seen as the father of the Ouija board ... Though Fuld never claimed to have invented the Ouija board, intense media coverage in the 1920s credited him with it ...

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